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May is National Heritage Month & Free Admission on International Museum Day!

In celebration of the International Museum Day 2014, registration to the Artist Talk and admission to the museum throughout the day will be FREE. Guided tours will be available every hour on the hour starting 9 a.m to 4 p.m.
In celebration of the International Museum Day 2014, registration to the Artist Talk and admission to the museum throughout the day will be FREE. Guided tours will be available every hour on the hour starting 9 a.m to 4 p.m.
April Showers Bring May Flowers at the Lopez Museum and Library. On May 17 FREE museum and library admission on International Museum Day coinciding with dancer/choreographer Ea Torrado's Artist Talk for Complicated Exhibit, and on May 31 Viva Voce for Complicated: The Concert. Go mark your calendars!
April Showers Bring May Flowers at the Lopez Museum and Library. On May 17 FREE museum and library admission on International Museum Day coinciding with dancer/choreographer Ea Torrado’s Artist Talk for Complicated Exhibit, and on May 31 Viva Voce for Complicated: The Concert. Go mark your calendars!
Admission, guided tours every hour on the hour from 9am to 4pm, and artist talk with Ea Torrado at 2pm - ALL FREE. Plus freshly brewed coffee all afternoon courtesy of Gourmet Farms, Inc.
Admission, guided tours every hour on the hour from 9am to 4pm, and artist talk with Ea Torrado at 2pm – ALL FREE. Plus freshly brewed coffee all afternoon courtesy of Gourmet Farms, Inc.

Free Admission on International Museum Day / Ea Torrado Artist Talk, 17 May 2014

In celebration of the International Museum Day 2014, registration to the Artist Talk and admission to the museum throughout the day will be FREE. Guided tours will be available every hour on the hour starting 9 a.m to 4 p.m.

Ea Torrado will discuss her work in Sisa, a video installation based on the frantic search of Jose Rizal’s Sisa and reflections on the museum’s iconic Juan Luna painting—España y Filipinas. She will also discuss her processes, choice of materials, subject matter, and the challenges and possibilities of art as engagement.

Torrado is an independent contemporary dancer-choreographer. She has essayed principal and soloist roles in both classical and contemporary full-length ballets. She has toured extensively in the Philippines and abroad with Ballet Manila, Ballet Philippines, and Dance Theatre of Tennessee. Torrado was also the ballet and contemporary dance teacher at the Cultural Center of the Philippines Dance School, Ballet Manila School, and Asian American Performing Arts Society. In 2013, she independently produced, conceptualized, and choreographed the dance theatre production Dots.

 

COMPLICATED: THE CONCERT

Lopez Museum’s concerts are back –starting with Complicated: The Concert on May 31, 2-4 p.m. In partnership with Viva Voce, the concert will selected songs inspired by the artworks featured in the current exhibition. A variety of classical, kundiman, and Broadway musical songs will be sung during the event. Concert ticket costs Php 300.00. For more information and reservation, please call Tina at 631-2417 or email lmmpasig@gmail.com.

Please call Tina at 6312417 for more details. The Lopez Museum and Library is at the ground floor, Benpres Building, Exchange Road corner Meralco Avenue, Pasig City. Museum days and hours are Mondays-Saturdays, 8 am to 5 pm, except holidays.

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